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Environment: journeys through a changing world - for iPad/Mac/PC

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Genetically, mountain gorillas are amongst our closest living relatives, and also one of the world's most endangered species. Half the world's remaining population survive in the forests of Uganda. This album explores the challenges facing conservationists at Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Known for its exceptional biodiversity, the Park became a major tourist destination when it opened for gorilla tourism in 1993. The problem is, because the Park lies in the heart of one of the most densely...



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Mar 8, 2010 The Open University
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A short introduction to this album
Environment: journeys through a changing world - for iPad/Mac/PC
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A short introduction to this album
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Dec 11, 2008 The Open University
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HIV and crime. A doctor from the Bwindi Community Health Centre and a conservation representative outline the problems that were created when soldiers and tourists arrived.
Environment: journeys through a changing world - for iPad/Mac/PC
Dec 11, 2008 The Open University
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HIV and crime. A doctor from the Bwindi Community Health Centre and a conservation representative outline the problems that were created when soldiers and tourists arrived.
Environment: journeys through a changing world - for iPad/Mac/PC
Dec 11, 2008 The Open University
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Adaptive Management. Conservation workers describe how revenue trickles down to communities via job creation, extra trade, and a percentage of Park entrance fees.
Environment: journeys through a changing world - for iPad/Mac/PC
Dec 11, 2008 The Open University
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Adaptive Management. Conservation workers describe how revenue trickles down to communities via job creation, extra trade, and a percentage of Park entrance fees.
Environment: journeys through a changing world - for iPad/Mac/PC
Dec 11, 2008 The Open University
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Eliminating Malaria. A doctor from Bwindi Community Health Centre talks about improvements in the locals' health and well-being.
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Dec 11, 2008 The Open University
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How locals and gorillas can inhabit the forest in harmony. Conservationists describe the down-side of the Fortress Conservation and the benefits of Integrated Conservation Development.
Environment: journeys through a changing world - for iPad/Mac/PC
Dec 11, 2008 The Open University
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Eliminating Malaria. A doctor from Bwindi Community Health Centre talks about improvements in the locals' health and well-being.
Environment: journeys through a changing world - for iPad/Mac/PC
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How locals and gorillas can inhabit the forest in harmony. Conservationists describe the down-side of the Fortress Conservation and the benefits of Integrated Conservation Development.